Charleston Trident Association of REALTORS elects William Means Real Estate Sales Director as First Vice President

December 16, 2021

Drew Grossklaus, William Means Real Estate Sales Director and Broker-in-Charge of the firm’s East Cooper office, has been elected to the Charleston Trident Association of REALTORS® (CTAR) Board of Directors as the First Vice President. Grossklaus was elected for the CTAR leadership position by the 2021 Nominating Committee and will serve as the First Vice President throughout 2022.

“It is an honor to have been selected by the Nominating Committee,” Grossklaus said. “I look forward to continuing to serve CTAR as they truly do so much for Charleston Realtors.”

Drawing on more than 20 years of real estate and development sales, Grossklaus brings a wealth of strategic sales and marketing talent as Sales Director at William Means. For more than 12 years, he has been instrumental in providing strategy and guidance to William Means team. He has led the firm to record growth and managed $400 million in company-wide sales so far this year – the best in the firm’s 88-year history.

Prior to becoming First Vice President, Grossklaus served as Treasurer on CTAR Board of Directors in 2021 and as Director from 2017-2019. He also serves on the South Carolina Realtors (SCR) Board of Directors.

“The Charleston market has evolved immensely over the last 18 months,” said Lyles Geer, President of William Means Real Estate. “I cannot think of anyone more knowledgeable than Drew to serve in this leadership role and work collectively with members of the Charleston Trident Association of REALTORS®.”

Read more about the William Means Real Estate team. Grossklaus head shot photo is attached.


About William Means Real Estate

Founded in 1933, William Means Real Estate is one of Charleston’s oldest real estate companies and an exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate. Established in 1995, Christie’s International Real Estate is the world’s leading expert on high-end real estate with a network of 900 offices in 49 countries and territories worldwide. Lyles Geer was named President and Broker-in-Charge in 2021 after his mother, Helen Geer, spent more than 20 years leading the company. The firm has continued to evolve with the latest innovations to remain at the forefront of the area’s real estate market. William Means Real Estate has an office on Broad Street in downtown Charleston and another in Mount Pleasant to assist clients in the East Cooper area. For more information, visit